What does Rebekah mean?
How popular is Rebekah?
Rebekah is a very popular first name for females (#525 out of 4276, Top 12%) but a unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Displayed below is the baby name statistics of Rebekah for girls. Rebekah was first listed in 1940-1949 and reached its top position of #145 in the U.S. in the year 1992, and is presently at #500. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Prominent varying forms of Rebekah (#500 the previous year) appearing in the Top 1000 are Rebecca (#184 the previous year), Rebecka, Reba and Rebeca. Usage of these forms of Rebekah was common in the year 1994 (average #563) and is somewhat lower today (#736, ▼39.7%), with forms like Reba becoming somewhat outmoded. Rebecca is the steady favorite, although Rebekah appears to be gaining favor too.
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Suggested similar baby names are Deberah, Deborah▼, Debrah, Geelah, Keevah, Leelah, Leenah, Meerah, Neenah, Nevesah, Rabiah, Raenah, Reannah, Reberta, Reeda, Reena, Reesa, Reeta, Reeva, Regena, Reseda, Reubena, Rezka, Rieka, Robena, Rosenah, Rubena, Sebinah, Seemah and Serenah. These names tend to be less frequently used than Rebekah.